Weather in Canada in August

So you're interested in going to Canada in August

August is a warm and dry time for sunbathing in Canada. August is an excellent month for swimming in Canada with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Canada in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in Canada in August

The average maximum temperature in Canada in August is 20°. The average maximum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average temperature in Canada in August is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 16° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Canada in August is 12°. The minimum temperature is 12° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Canada in August

The average day light hours per day in Canada in August are 14.5 and there are 7.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Canada in August is typically 7.4 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Canada in August

The average sea water temperature in Canada in August is 26° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Canada in August

The average total rainfall in Canada in August is 6.3cm and on average there are 7.8 rainy days in August making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Canada in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Canada in August is 13° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 13° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Canada in August is typically 92%. The maximum relative humidity is 91% in the previous month and 92.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Canada in August is typically 76%. The average relative humidity is 74.3% in the previous month and 78.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Canada in August

The average maximum wind speed in Canada in August is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 20kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Canada in August is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Canada in August is from the South-Southwest.

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